Another month, another lawsuit for Ed Sheeran who has come under fire again with claims he's ripped off Marvin Gaye's classic hit

Let's Get It On

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The heirs of Gaye and Ed Townsend (the songwriters behind the 1973 classic) are alleging that Sheeran's ripped the melody, harmony, and rhythm compositions from the song, TMZ reports.

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This is the second lawsuit in as many months for Sheeran, who was recently sued for plagiarising a track written for The X Factor UK singer Matt Cardle.

The songwriters asked for US $20 million, saying Sheeran copied their song Amazing "note for note" for his hit single Photograph - at one point clocking up 39 identical notes.